Herbal Magick: Cherry Blossoms

Chinese culture sees the blooms as representative of feminine power and sexuality. While in American folklore, Cherry blossoms are said to bring intelligence, happiness, honesty, vitality, and love. [Read more…]

Herbal Magick: Mayapple Or American Mandrake

Another name for this herb is Witch’s Umbrella, so it’s no surprise that there are a lot of uses that fall under this umbrella. It is ruled by the planet Saturn, and hence associated with magick, rejuvenation, healing, and karma. [Read more…]

#Beyonce Pours Out Oshun’s Honey And #Lemonade

These days almost everyone knows about the lovely Beyonce, unfortunately the same can’t be said of the lovely Orisha Oshun. [Read more…]

R.I.P Prince : Color Me Black + Peach +Black

There will never be another like him, he taught us about butterscotch clouds, sex in taxi cabs, and 1999. [Read more…]

Yaka Mein Recipe – Magickal Hangover Cure From New Orleans

On first glance, a bowl of Yaka Mein looks as bizarre as the city of New Orleans itself. A mix of noodles, broth, meat, and topped with a hard boiled egg gets one’s mind and taste buds wandering. [Read more…]

The Why Of Whites – Clothing That Is

White clothing is not limited to the Haitian Vodou Religion, Umbanda, or Lucumi (Santeria,) many different religions from Druids to Christians understand and appreciate the ritual nature of white dress. [Read more…]

Witchcraft & Voodoo Video Episode 3: Initiation

Join my fellow Patheos Pagan blogger, Sable Aradia and myself, Lilith Dorsey, as we discuss the ups and downs of initiation in this video, episode 3 of Witchcraft and Voodoo. [Read more…]

Light A Candle … Spark Up! : Ways To Connect To Goddess

Many practicing Witches focus on the Moon’s connection to water and the realm of the emotions, but there is also a sacred fire here to this energy that should not be forgotten. [Read more…]

Syncretic Religions: Witchcraft & Voodoo Video Episode 2

Join myself, Lilith Dorsey and fellow Patheos Pagan blogger Sable Aradia as we discuss how our respective traditions navigate this issue. We had another wonderful discussion this week talking about some of the hard topics, like cultural appropriation and creation. [Read more…]

Benefit For The Voodoo Spiritual Temple

As many of you know The Voodoo Spiritual Temple in New Orleans suffered a fire on Feb. 1 2016. I have been a member of the temple for decades and this has been a time of change. Many have asked what they can do to help, and well the Temple is hosting a benefit. A [Read More…]